The Hartlepool United open topped bus parade toured the town on Friday, June 25.

17 more pictures of Hartlepool United fans enjoying the Pools promotion parade

It was certainly a Friday night to remember.

Hartlepool rejoiced after Pools got promoted in a dramatic match against Torquay United last Sunday, June 20.

The momentous occasion had to be marked accordingly – and what better way than with a parade?

Despite the damp weather, thousands of fans lined the streets of the town on Friday, June 25, to congratulate the squad and manager Dave Challinor.

Relive the excitement of the emotional procession in our gallery below. More pictures can be viewed here.

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